Deepak Chahar (Cricketer) Biography, Age, Height, Father, Family, Wife, Girlfriend, Net Worth & More

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Deepak Chahar Bio/Wiki:

Deepak Chahar is an Indian cricketer who is known for playing international cricket matches for the Indian cricket team. She was born on 7 August 1992 in Agra, Uttar Pradesh. Deepak’s full name is Deepak Lokendrasingh Chahar. He is selected on the team as an all-rounder. Deepak is a right-arm medium-pace bowler and a lower-order batsman.

Deepak is a bowler and as well a batsman who also strengthens the lower batting order of the team. He likes to play for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He is the only fast bowler to take a hat-trick in T20 International cricket. He completed his schooling in Agra, and later he shifted to Jaipur along with his family for cricket training.

He has been taking cricket training since the age of just 10. Deepak’s father Lokendra Singh Chahar had resigned from the Indian Air Force job so that he could give full attention to Deepak’s cricketing career. He used to take him on a bike from Surat to the cricket academy in Hanumangarh every day so that he could do his 6-hour cricket practice.

Deepak’s father had enrolled him at the age of 10 in the Zila Cricket Academy, Jaipur, where he first got acquainted with his coach Navendu Tyagi. In 2008, he was rejected by Greg Chappell, former director of the Rajasthan Cricket Association Academy, saying that he could not play higher-level cricket.

But after getting rejections, he did not give up and worked hard day and night to make his debut for Rajasthan in 2010 in domestic-level T20 cricket against Vidarbha in Jaipur. In November 2010, he made his first-class debut for Rajasthan against Hyderabad at Jaipur. In 2011 he was bought by the IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals but did not get a chance to debut in the IPL.

In his debut match, he took 8 wickets for 10 runs in just 7.2 overs against Hyderabad and bundled out the entire team of Hyderabad for 21 runs, the lowest score in the history of the Ranji Trophy. His sharp swing bowling caught the attention of IPL’s temporary franchise team Rising Pune Supergiant. Where Deepak was part of the team from 2016 to 2018.

However, being a fast bowler, he also had to suffer many injuries. He was troubled by injuries for 3 consecutive years, which badly affected his cricket career. He then made his comeback from the Saqlain Mushtaq Ali Trophy, taking 5 wickets in a T20 match which was his best performance in domestic T20 cricket.

With this performance, he caught the attention of the IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings and in the IPL auction 2018, he was bought by CSK for ₹80 lakh and making him a part of their team. He has been a staple of the CSK team since 2018 and has dismissed good batsmen with his bowling.

International Career:

Talking about Deepak’s international cricket career, his name was included in the squad for T20 matches against England in May 2018. Later on 8 July 2018, he made his T20 International debut against England. He made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Afghanistan in the Asia Cup on 25 September 2018.

After this, he was included in the squad of the Indian team for the T20 match series against West Indies on 21 July 2019. He displayed his brilliant bowling performance in the final match of the series against West Indies, taking 3 wickets for 4 runs, for which he was also awarded the Man of the Match award.

After this, Deepak was included in the Indian T20 squad in the 3 T20 match series against the Bangladeshi team that toured India where he played a key role in India’s series win. In the final match of the series, Deepak Chahar performed brilliantly in his international career, taking a total of 6 wickets for just 7 runs in 3.2 overs.

Deepak took a hat-trick for India in this final match for the first time in T20 Internationals as well as his highest-ever performance in T20 Internationals. With this performance, Team India won the series by defeating Bangladesh 2-1 in the T20 series. Deepak was awarded Man of the Match and Man of the Series for his best performance.

On 20 July 2021, Deepak Chahar scored his maiden ODI half-century in an ODI against Sri Lanka. In September 2021, Deepak was included in the Indian team for the ICC Cricket World Cup T20 2021 tournament as a reserve player.

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Full NameDeepak Lokandersingh Chahar
Nick NameDeepu
Popular forPlaying Cricket For India
Date of Birth7 August 1992 (Friday)
Age (as of 2024)31 years
BirthplaceAgra, Uttar Pradesh, India
HometownAgra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Current AddressDelhi, India
School NameGD Goenka Public School Agra, Uttar Pradesh
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationGraduate
Zodiac Sign/Star SignLeo ♌
RoleBowling Allrounder
Bowling StyleRight-arm medium
Jersey Number90 (in all forms of Cricket)
Deepak Chahar jersy number
Debut in International CricketTest: NA
Vs Afghanistan at Dubai International Cricket Stadium (25 September 2018)
T20I: Vs England at County Ground, (08 July 2018)
IPL DebutVs Delhi Capitals at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium (17 May 2016)
TeamsIndia, Rajasthan, Rajasthan Royals, Rising Pune Supergiant, Ajmer Panthers, Chennai Super Kings, India A, India B
CoachNavendu Tyagi & Amit Asawa

Body Measurement & Physical Stats:

Deepak Chahar’s age is 31 years old in the year 2024. He is a prolific fast bowler of the Indian team who is also known for his useful batting in the lower order. Talking about fitness, Deepak also remains in the headlines for his body. He keeps sharing photos and videos related to his workouts on Instagram, on which many likes and comments come from fans.

If you are in the playground, then you have to be fit and fit not only in mind but also physically so that you can run fast on the cricket field as well. This is the reason that Deepak is also very cautious about his fitness. She has a physical body like a model. While fielding on the cricket field, you have to run a lot to stop the runs of the opposition team, for which Deepak pays more attention to the exercise of his legs.

Apart from workouts, he also does cycling to strengthen the leg muscles. He works very hard to make his arms strong so that he can bowl at full strength. Apart from this, he also exercises for hours in the gym. Let us tell you that ever since BCCI has made it necessary to pass the YOYO fitness test to join the Indian cricket team.

Since then all the players have been very careful about their fitness and work hard to keep their bodies fit. Apart from exercise, he also takes special care of his diet and avoids eating oily things. He also regularly consumes green fresh fruit juices so that his health can be fine.

Deepak Chahar’s height in feet is 5 feet 11 inches, which is 180 centimeters. His body weight is 75 kg and Chahar’s body measurement is 30-30-14. His eye color is Black and his hair color is also Black.

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Age (as of 2024)31 years
Heightin centimeters: 180 cm
in meter: 1.80 m
in feet inches: 5’11” inch
Weight in kilogram75 kg
Weight in pounds165 lbs
Body Measurement40-30-14
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Deepak Chahar Family Members & Their Relationship:

Malti Chahar family
Deepak Chahar with his brother Rahul Chahar (Left), with her sister Malti Chahar (in yellow), and his father Lokendra Singh Chahar (right)

Deepak Chahar was born into a prosperous Hindu family, he belongs to Hinduism and also worships Hindu deities. Deepak Chahar’s father’s name is Lokendra Singh Chahar and was employed in the Indian Air Force but he resigned from his Air Force job to give full attention to his son’s cricket training. Deepak’s father left his job and inspired him to concentrate on cricket and he used to take him on his bike to get training at Hanumangarh Cricket Academy, 50 km from Surat. Deepak can never forget the dedication of his father.

Deepak Chahar’s mother’s name is Pushpa Chahar and she is a housewife. Apart from his parents in Deepak’s house, there is also an elder sister named Malti Chahar. Malti is an Indian film actress who has also appeared in many films. Apart from this, Deepak has grown up with his cousin Rahul Chahar. Rahul Chahar is also a cricketer who plays for Mumbai Indians in IPL and is set to make his international debut with the Indian team.

Talking about Deepak’s marital status, he is still unmarried. But after the match between Chennai Super Kings and Punjab Kings in IPL 2021, a special sight was seen in the stadium. When the match was over, Deepak Chahar proposed to her girlfriend Jaya Bharadwaj sitting in the audience on his knees in a very romantic way and also wearing her engagement ring. After which her girlfriend Jaya Bhardwaj also hugged Deepak saying yes.

The special thing about this whole scene was that everything was being shown on live TV, where the whole world saw how Deepak proposed to her girlfriend in front of everyone. After this, Jaya’s brother Siddharth Bhardwaj also congratulated her sister and Deepak as well as congratulated Deepak for proposing on live TV. It is expected that by the end of 2021, Deepak and Jaya will tie the knot.

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ParentsFather: Lokendra Singh Chahar (retired from Indian Air Force)
Deepak Chahar with his father Lokendra Singh Chahar
Mother: Pushpa Chahar (Homemaker)
SiblingsSister: Malti Chahar (model, actress & Miss India 2014 finalist)
Deepak Chahar with her elder sister Malti Chahar
Cousin Brother: Rahul Chahar (cricketer)
Deepak Chahar with his cousin brother Rahul Chahar
ChildrenNot Known
WifeJaya Bhardwaj
Jaya Bhardwaj husband Deepak Chahar
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage DateNA
Engagement Date7 October 2021
Girlfriend / Affairs WithJaya Bhardwaj
Deepak Chaharj girlfriend Jaya Bhardwaj

Deepak Chahar Net Worth, Income & Salary:

Talking about the total net worth of Deepak Chahar, his total net worth is around ₹15 crores to ₹20 crores. He is a talented young right-arm medium-fast bowler from Uttar Pradesh who has represented India in all formats of cricket except test matches. Deepak has been playing domestic cricket for Rajasthan State since 2010. His main source of earnings is cricket and plays international cricket for Team India and plays in IPL for CSK. In domestic cricket, he attracted the attention of IPL team owners.

Firstly, the IPL team Rajasthan Royals bought him for 20 Lakh in 2011. Then he stayed with Rajasthan Royal After which in the year 2016, he was bought by the IPL team Rising Pune Super Giants 2016. following the year 2018, he was included in his team by Chennai Super Kings at 80 Lakh, since then he has been the main bowler of the CSK team’s bowling attack.

With the inclusion of the Test team, he was hopeful that the BCCI would give him a central contract, which would further increase his earnings. But the BCCI, while not doing so, has included him in the team only based on match payment. Deepak Chahar is currently paid a fee of ₹6 lakh for an ODI match and around ₹3 lakh for a T20 match. According to some reports, Deepak has a total net worth is around 15 to 20 crore.

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SalaryApprox ₹30 lakh – ₹35 lakh per month
Salary In IPL₹4 crores per annum (2021)
Total Net Worth₹15 crores – ₹20 crores

Social Media Handles & Other Contact Details:

FacebookNot Available
Instagram@deepakchahar9 (2m+ followers)
Twitter@deepakchahar9 (450k+ followers)
Mobile NumberNot known

Some Interesting Facts About Deepak Chahar:

  • Deepak Chahar was born on 7 August 1992 in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.
  • He doesn’t smoke and doesn’t drink also.
  • His marital status is engaged but his fiance’s name is Jaya Bhardwaj.
Deepak Chahar proposing to her Girlfriend Jaya Bhardwaj
Deepak Chahar proposes to her girlfriend Jaya Bhardwaj
  • Deepak got engaged to his fiance in October 2021 and now he is going to get married soon.
  • He has been fond of cricket since Childhood.
  • He belongs to an Upper Middle-Class Hindu family. His father is a retired, airforce officer.
  • His sister’s name is Malti Chahar and by profession, she is a model and actress.
  • He is also a pet dog lover and has a pet dog.
  • His cousin’s brother’s name is Rahul Chahar (Cricketer), and he is playing in IPL for Mumbai Indians in 2021.
  • He finished his schooling at GD Goenka Public School, Agra, Uttar Pradesh.
  • After completing his intermediate, he quit his studies and made focused on only cricket.
  • Deepak made his first-class debut in November 2010 for Rajasthan.
  • He was bought by CSK in the IPL in 2018 at the cost of ₹80 lakh.
  • After in the next edition of IPL in 2019-2021, he was retained by the same IPL team Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
  • Now, he is an important part of the CSK team.
  • His top bowling speed is between 135-140 kph.
  • He has won many awards like Man of the Match and Man of the Series.
  • Deepak also makes his debut in international cricket against England at County Ground, on Jul 08, 2018.
  • In 2016, he got picked by the temporary franchise Rising Pune Supergiants whom he represented for two seasons.
  • Deepak Chahar’s girlfriend’s name is Jaya Bhardwaj and by profession currently, she works in a multinational company.
  • After his cricket match (Chennai Super Kings with Punjab Kings) on 7 October 2021, he bent down on his knees and proposed to his girlfriend Jaya Bhardwaj for marriage and she accepted her proposal.

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